Sports  October 25, 2014
Trout, Stanton win Aaron awards
Mike Trout of the Los Angeles Angels led the American League in runs scored for the third straight season with 115Mike Trout of the Anaheim Angels and Giancarlo Stanton of the Florida Marlins received the 2014 Hank Aaron awards as the top offensive performers in Major League Baseball.MLB commissioner Bud Selig presented the awards before game four of the World Series between the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals.Trout, 23, led the American League in ...  Full Story
Svoboda, MacKenzie tied for McGladrey lead
Will MacKenzie hits a tee shot on the 8th hole during the third round of The McGladrey Classic at Sea IslandWill MacKenzie posted a five-under 65 in the third round to move into a share of the lead at the PGA Tour's McGladrey Classic on Saturday.MacKenzie was joined at 12-under-par 198 by fellow American Andrew Svoboda, who carded a four-under 66 on the Seaside Course at Sea Island golf resort.MacKenzie is aiming for his third USPGA Tour title, while Svo...  Full Story
Roma offer chance to Juve in scoreless Samp draw
SassuoloSerie A title challengers Roma dropped two precious points in a scoreless draw away to high-flying Sampdoria that could see Juventus restore their three-point gap at the top of the table.Roma travelled to Genoa looking for a positive result following the humiliation of a 7-1 defeat to Bayern Munich in the Champions League on Tuesday.However despite...  Full Story
Toulon, Toulouse give French away day cheer
ToulonTwo-time defending European champions Toulon took a big step towards the European Champions Rugby Cup knockout stages with a solid 23-13 victory over 1999 winners Ulster in Belfast on Saturday.The French side outscored the hosts two tries to one -- South African star Bryan Habana finishing off an excellent move on the stroke of half-time and Englis...  Full Story
Classy PSG make Bordeaux pay penalty
Paris Saint-GermainTwo penalties by Lucas Moura and a clever chip by Ezequiel Lavezzi helped champions Paris Saint Germain beat Bordeaux 3-0 in Ligue 1 on Saturday and put pressure on leaders Marseille. Resurgent Marseille have 25 points ahead of their game on Sunday at Lyon, where they can clinch a club record 10th straight league win. PSG are second with 21 having ...  Full Story
Murray edges out Ferrer to reach Valencia final
Andy Murray celebrates beating David Ferrer in the Valencia Open on October 25, 2014Andy Murray took a huge step towards sealing his place in the ATP World Tour finals as he beat top seed David Ferrer 6-4, 7-5 to reach the Valencia Open final on Saturday.Murray has put himself in prime position for a seventh consecutive appearance at the season-ending tournament in London with a run of 17 wins in his last 19 matches, including vic...  Full Story
City setback as West Ham claim shock win
Diafra Sakho celebrates scoring West HamManchester City's bid to put pressure on Premier League leaders Chelsea suffered a setback as the champions slumped to a surprise 2-1 defeat at West Ham on Saturday.Manuel Pellegrini's team had hoped to close the gap on the Blues to two points ahead of their rivals' clash with Manchester United on Sunday.But West Ham maintained their impressive rec...  Full Story
Dortmund slip further after fourth defeat
DortmundBorussia Dortmund's horror run of Bundesliga results continued on Saturday as they lost 1-0 at home to Hanover 96 to drop to 15th after a fourth straight defeat.Dortmund's terrible domestic form is in stark contrast to their Champions League campaign, where they top their group with three straight wins after Wednesday's impressive 4-0 victory at Ga...  Full Story